With the concept "Shop-Taste-Meet" we bring people together in the unique historical framework of “De Vleeshalle”, an old market hall build in 1881.
Mechelen means Gouden Carolus. The 'Mechelschen Bruynen', the favourite beer of Charles the Fifth, is a barley beer that has been brewed since 1433.
This cheese temple has been in the family for almost a century.
The top culinary specialty from Mechelen is Mechelen Coucou, or Mechelse koekoek.
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Since 2013, they have been distilling “Gouden Carolus Single Malt” in “De Molenberg” family farm.
In 2016 UNESCO added Belgian beer to its list of Intangible Cultural Heritage.
Het Anker brewery enjoys world fame for its 'Gouden Carolus' beer. Founded in 1471, Het Anker is one of Belgium's oldest breweries.